The West Highland Way is an extremely popular hiking route. As we’re experts on the West Highland Way here at Hillwalk Tours, we know the places where you can get [...]
It’s a good idea to book early for any holiday that you’re planning, especially a self-guided hiking tour. It’s something that we always recommend to our customers as trails and [...]
Identifying mountain features and landscape features is a very important and useful skill to have when out in the hills. The ability to identify your physical surroundings to mountain features [...]
Hiking equipment can vary from trail to trail – you may not need ice pickaxes for walking the Dingle Way, but you very well might for climbing Mount Everest. The [...]
Your autumn hiking trip awaits! It’s not too late to get a last-minute hiking tour in this year! Autumn hiking isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when the [...]
If you’re thinking of walking the Camino, a Camino packing list is a very useful resource to have. What to bring on the Camino is very similar to any other [...]
If you’ve ever wondered how to use a compass, this is the right blog for you. We previously wrote a post about how to read a map and this is [...]
Why take a self-guided walking tour instead of a guided tour? Our belief is that the benefits of self-guided walking tours outweigh those of a guided tour. Check out our hiking blog for more info.